Our Team

Home Consultants & Designers

jared caseJared Case


Jared was born and raised in the Park Falls area. He enjoys most any activity that involves being outdoors, including hunting, fishing and snowmobiling. Jared grew up around Residential Home Construction, and spent many years working as a carpenter under his dad. Jared now enjoys being able to work in the home building industry, as a sales consultant for American Homes.

Michelle Christian


Michelle and her family moved back to the Hayward area in 2010 after her service in the United States Marine Corps. She has a background in design as well as 5 years of finance experience and 10 years of sales experience. When not at work, Michelle enjoys spending time with her family and volunteering in the community.

Construction Manager

Chad Frane


Chad has an extensive background in home construction, particularly panelized and modular building systems. Prior to working at American Homes, he did one tour in Iraq as part of the Army National Guard. He was also a licensed home inspector. Chad resides in the Seeley area with his family and two dogs. He enjoys fishing, hunting, trips to Idaho, and was a former High School Pickleball Champion.

Transportation Manager & Service Tech

Jay Johnson


Jay has been hands-on in construction for 20 years, including owning his own contracting business. He safely delivers homes from our builder facilities to our customer’s new home sites and also trouble shoots service issues for our customers. Jay and his family live in the Trego area.



Tony (left) & Travis (right) Butterfield

Brothers Travis and Tony grew up in Hayward, working for their dad’s well drilling business before starting their own businesses. They are experienced providers of site prep, tree removal, excavation, concrete work, foundations, water wells, septic systems, holding tanks, horizontal drilling and geothermal drilling. If you’d like us to handle one or more of these aspects of your project, we’re grateful for the opportunity.

Our other construction services

Butterfield Inc. & Best Bore
Site preparation, water wells, septic systems foundations, concrete work, horizontal drilling for geothermal lines & utilities… and more! [Website]

Local construction service providers

We have worked with many, many building contractors and have good relationships with carpenters, plumbers, electricians, heating and cooling contractors, and probably any other service you might need to complete your building project.